Saturday, May 23, 2015
Wounded Warrior Weekend to Benefit the Wounded Warrior Transition Battalion
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Daily from May 30, 2014 until May 31, 2014
Location: Murphysboro, IL
Dinner and an auction will start at 5:30 pm Friday, May 30th at the VFW Hall at 108 South Tenth, with $10 tickets that will admit buyers to those events and to a jam session later with local band “Murphy 500”, at Pat’s Barbecue now located on North 14th Street at the north city limits. Barbecue will be available and the VFW will have the beverage concession. That gate opens at 7pm with admission at $5 or by wristband from the VFW.Return to event list.
Those attending the band event should take lawn chairs for seating. ID's will be checked at the gate. We also plan to have a parade from the VFW to the jam session for those who want to participate. The band plays from 8:00 to 11:00 pm.
Saturday, May 31st, a Fishing and Shooting Match for Warriors at the Carbon Lake Club will also include a noon meal of chicken and ribs open to the public. $8 tickets will be available at the door while supplies last. Those events are at The Club, which is located ½ mile west of route 127, just south of the Old Route 13 intersection east of Murphysboro.
For more information or for advance tickets call Jana Haley, at 618-684-2311 or Patty Welten at 618-521-0882.
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